Police Department

Contact Information

Parma Heights Police Dept.
6184 Pearl Road
Parma Heights, Ohio 44130

Emergency Call 9-1-1

Chief's Office
Chief Steve Scharschmidt
Chief's Assistant: Sonya N. Short
440.885.3889 fax

Detective Bureau
440.842.1029 fax

To contact our records clerk
440.884.1609 fax

General Questions
To leave a message for an officer or any other administrative needs
440.884.1609 fax
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Do not use email or Facebook when an officer is needed or your question requires a timely response, as neither are regularly monitored.  For an immediate response, call PRDC at 440.884.1234

Emergency Call 9-1-1

The Parma Heights Police Department is committed to the safety and security of all residents and businesses.  Our department strives to provide the best service to our residents and businesses by offering timely, accurate and exceptional response to your complaints and calls for assistance.

Our department consists of 40 members including the Chief, Chief's Assistant, 2 Captains, 8 Sergeants, 4 Detectives, 17 Patrol Officers, 2 Full-time Clerks, and 3 Part-time Clerks.


You will be asked to provide: 
The location of the emergency, 
A phone number to call you back,
The nature of the emergency,
Any description you can provide regarding suspects if you are reporting a crime.

The appropriate personnel will immediately be dispatched to aid you while you remain on the phone with the call taker. You may be asked to stay on the line until help arrives.

For non-life threatening emergencies or other situations where a police officer response is needed, call the Parma Regional Dispatch Center (PRDC) at 440.884.1234

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